Home    News    Newsletter    Press    Contact    Imprint    ADEVA    Partners           Deutsch
  Fine Art Facsimile Editions
Facsimile Cassettes
  New Books
  Book Art
  Encyclopedias / Reprints
  History of Art

Losbuch in deutschen Reimpaaren
Price: € 390,00  
Date: 1972     ISBN: 978-3-201-00790-0

One of the oldest and most complete German poetic Los books

This volume belongs to the oldest and most extensive, completely German, rhymed books, a collection of sayings to the moral admonition or sociable conversation.
As a starting point in the book, the collection of sayings, that were in use in ancient Greece and were associated with the solemn rites.

The translation of many Arabic works into Latin in the 12th Century awakened in the West an interest in further exploration of the sayings. In Germany in the early 14th Century further analysis of the sayings was being undertaken. This volume falls into this transitional period. The formulation of the questions and answers gives the reader the opportunity to develop a serious belief in the rhymes on the one hand and sneering amusement on the other.

available     Add to shopping cart

  European Illuminated Manuscripts
  European Text Manuscripts
  American Manuscripts
  Oriental Manuscripts
  Music Manuscripts
  Documentations Facsimile Cassettes
  Alphabetical Index
  Chronological Index
  Thematic Index

ADEVA Christmas Show


ADEVA - Akademische Druck- u. Verlagsanstalt Graz - A-8042 Graz, St. Peter Hauptstraße 98 - Tel/Phone: +43 (0)316 46 3003 - Fax +43 (0)316 46 3003-24